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Press Release:NACRISS WW Thank the Governor of Cross River State Sen. Prof. Sir Ben Ayade KSJI Over Swift Intervention( Photos)

OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CROSS RIVER STATE STUDENTS, WORLDWIDE Press Release NACRISS WW Thank the Governor of Cross River State Sen. Prof. Sir Ben Ayade KSJI Over Swift Intervention The president of National Association Of Cross River State Students Worldwide (NACRISS WW) Snr. Comr. Ovat Peter, the entire Students […]

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Can altered clouds save the great barrier?

Australian scientists are rushing to develop new technologies — such as ways to block sunlight — to help preserve corals in the face of climate change.Jeff TollefsonA boat using the sea-spraying cloud brightening system over the Great Barrier Reef in Australia during a 2021 trial.During a field trial, a turbine generates plumes of seawater droplets […]

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Nigeria Current Affairs

igeria Byadmin AUG 16, 2021 1. The 2018 budget of N8.612 trillion was initially proposed and presented to the joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday 7th November, 2017 by president Muhammadu Buhari and the approved finally figure of the 2018 budget is 9.12 trillion. The National Assembly passed the budget on 16th May […]

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Gunmen kidnap Secretary of Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted the Secretary of the Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission, NASIEC, Barr. Muhammed Abubakar Opu. It was gathered that Okpu was kidnapped on Tuesday night, August 24, in Lafia Local Government Area of the state. Spokesperson of the State Police Command, ASP Ramhan Nansel, who confirmed the incident in […]

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Lady arraigned in court after being caught begging while pretending to be a disabled mother

A 23-year-old Tanzanian national has been nabbed while begging for money from unsuspecting Kenyans by posing as a disabled mother in the streets of Kenyan coastal city, Mombasa. Ibrahim Basafar, the County inspectorate Deputy Director in charge of operations said the lady was nabbed following a tip off from members of the public on the […]

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South African man allegedly shoots wife dead after he found her in a car with another man, attempts suicide

A 34-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly shot and killed his wife in the parking area of Shoprite Supermarket in Polokwane, Limpopo. Police spokesperson, Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo, who confirmed the incident on Friday May 7, said the shooting happened at the corner of Grobler and Landdross Mare streets on Thursday, May 6. “The […]

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Insecurity: Most of the problems are politically motivated – Akpabio

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio has alleged that most of the problems that has led to insecurity in the country are politically motivated. Akpabio made the claim while speaking at the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Thursday April 29. He said; “I think most of the problems are politically motivated. “So, we […]

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6 persons escape death in Osun accident

Six people narrowly escaped death after two vehicles collided on Dada Estate Road in Osogbo, Osun state. The accident happened on Friday morning, April 30, according to the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). The FRSC spokesperson in the state, Mrs Agnes Ogungbemi, in a statement said the incident occurred at about 12.45 a.m. Ogungbemi explained […]

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“I called her and heard her screaming” – Lady raises alarm over the disappearance of her friend after she left home for job interview in Akwa Ibom

A woman with the Twitter handle @Umohuduak1 has raised an alarm over the alleged disappearance of her friend, Iniobong Umoren, who went for a job interview. According to Umoh Uduak, Iniobong was invited for an interview at an undisclosed location along airport road in Uyo, the state capital on Thursday, April 29. About two hours […]

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There is a lot to tell the Pope if you take your luck too far, calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to either resign or be impeached is ungodly – APC tells Mbaka

The All Progressives Congress has threatened to report Father Ejike Mbaka to Vatican and the Pope following his recent call for President Muhammadu Buhari to resign or be impeached. Recall that the Enugu-based Catholic Priest had asked the National Assembly to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari if he fails to resign over increased insecurity in the […]

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Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue releases The Power Five

The Boardroom Boss, Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue, is taking leadership coaching by storm with the release of her power package for business leaders, entrepreneurs, top management executives and new entrants to the field. These books, when released, will help the aspiring boardroom leader learn, from the wealth of experience she has gained across the legal, retail and […]

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”You should try it, it is pleasant”- Writer Ayo Sogunro responds to man who accused him of being gay

Writer Ayo Sogunro responded to a Nigerian man who accused him of being gay. It started when Ayo on his Twitter handle, mentioned that Nigerians will unite to condemn queer people than condemn government officials. He wrote; ”I woke up thinking of this again. Nigerians will unite to condemn a queer person simply for being […]

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A First-of-its-kind in Africa: 48 Electric Vehicle Charging Points in the LucreziaBySujimoto

The LucreziaBySujimoto keeps breaking boundaries by pioneering innovative features and facilities. For the first time in Africa, a building with a Private Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Station has been birthed! This incredible high-rise condominium located in Africa’s richest estate is termed the most sophisticated building not only in Nigeria but the whole of Africa. With […]

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Photos of little girl whose mum pierced her body with razor because of #1,500

The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested a woman for inflicting life-threatening injuries on her 13-year-old daughter, Ebimi Tokoye, with a razor blade over alleged theft of N1,500. The 35-year-old woman identified as Priye Rich-man, was arrested by operatives of the Ekeki Division on Sunday, April 18. It was gathrred that the suspect tied her […]

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38-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping his housekeeper?s 2-year-old daughter

A 38-year-old man has been arrested in Binh Thuan, Vietnam for raping his housekeeper’s two-year-old daughter. The suspect, Nguyen Quoc Lam, is being investigated under charges of “rape of a person aged under 16”, the deputy director of the Binh Thuan police department, Pham That, said on Tuesday, April 20. Lam’s housekeeper often worked for […]

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Media personnel;Nsikak Ibatt emerges winner as best student journalist (photos?)

Nsikak Ibatt popularly known as #NaughtyWrita A.k.A fish and a great policy analysts of the University of Calabar recently emerges as best student journalist. This event was created as category award by CAMPUS TREND EVENTS to recognize students in their various institutions. And so This edition was tagged “Akwa Cross Edition” which covers all tertiary […]

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Halima Abubakar hits back at those making fun of her knuckles then threatens to expose her ‘nollywood frenemies’

Halima Abubakar is blowing hot on Instagram and she has threatened that her revelations are likely to crash marriages. The actress began by calling out those who accuse her of bleaching and shame her for the colour of her knuckles. She said she suffered a domestic accident on her hands, laps, and feet 7 years […]

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Stop giving coloration to printing of money – CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele faults Governor Obaseki’s statement that FG printed N50-60 billion for states to share (video)

Stop giving coloration to printing of money – CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele faults Governor Obaseki?s statement that FG printed N50-60 billion for states to share (video) Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has asked Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state to stop giving coloration to printing of money. He said this in […]

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Former Manchester United defender, Chris Smalling held by armed robbers at gunpoint along with his wife and son inside their home in Italy

Former Manchester United defender, Chris Smalling has been robbed at his home in front of his wife and two-year-old child in Italy. Italian news outlet Gazzetta dello Sport reported that three armed robbers broke into Smalling’s home on Friday morning, April 16, and forced the footballer, currently at Italian club Roma, to open his family’s […]

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Super Eagles star Moses Simon constructs road and drainage system in his hometown of Benue State

Super Eagles star Moses Simon constructs road and drainage system in his hometown of Benue State 25-year-old Nantes of France and Super Eagles of Nigeria winger, Moses Simon has come to the rescue of his hometown community funding the construction of a drainage system and a main road in Obagaji Agatu community in Benue State. […]

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White soldier filmed harassing a black man is suspended from instructor duties at Fort Jackson

A US Army soldier charged with assaulting a black man outside his South Carolina home for being “in the wrong neighborhood” has been suspended from his instructor duties by authorities at Fort Jackson. Jonathan Pentland, 42, whose assault on the black man on Monday went viral, was charged with third-degree assault and battery in the […]

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Michael Jordan announced as the presenter for Kobe Bryant’s induction into the Basketbal Hall of Fame

Michael Jordan announced as the presenter for Kobe Bryant NBA legend, Michael Jordan has been announced as the presenter for Kobe Bryant’s induction into the Basketball Hall of the Fame. At the 2020 Naismith Hall of the Fame induction ceremony on May 15, Jordan will share his thoughts on the Lakers great, when he presents […]

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Bandits are now doing a lot of evil and saying that they are Eastern Security Network or IPOB – Governor Umahi

Bandits are now doing a lot of evil and saying that they are Eastern Security Network or IPOB – Governor Umahi Governor David Umahi has accused bandits of committing crimes and pushing the blame to Eastern Security Network (ESN) or Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). In an interview on Channels Television on Wednesday April 14, […]

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Medical doctor and nurse abducted in Ogun state regain their freedom; Dentist abducted

Medical doctor and nurse abducted in Ogun state regain their freedom; Dentist abducted The medical doctor and the nurse who were abducted while travelling along the Abeokuta-Imeko Road last week Wednesday, April 7, have regained their freedom. They were released on Monday night, April 12. Meanwhile, a dentist in the state hospital has been abducted […]

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Police charge 49-year-old man over racist abuse sent to West Brom midfielder Romaine Sawyers on social media

Police charge 49-year-old man over racist abuse sent to West Brom midfielder Romaine Sawyers on social media? A 49-year-old man has been charged by police for allegedly racially abusing West Brom star Romaine Swayers. Police charge 49-year-old man over racist abuse sent to West Brom midfielder Romaine Sawyers on social media? The suspect, Simon Silwood […]

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Man who turned himself to a ‘real life monster’ with tattooed eyeballs and fangs is set to star in a Hollywood film (photos)

Rico “Orc” Ledesma, 41, is set to star in a Hollywood film after transforming himself into a monster-like creature with eyeball tatts, tusks, a stretched septum and split tongue. Ledesma who lives in Brazil, is an avid tattoo addict. Man who turned himself to a He is married to Krishna Insomnia, 25, they have a […]

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Over 6 million illegal weapons are in circulation across Nigeria – Former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar

Former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar has said that there are over 6 million illegal weapons in circulation across Nigeria. Abubakar who is the chairman of the National Peace Commitee (NPC), made the disclosure during a dialogue session of the committee with key stakeholders in Abuja on Wednesday April 7. The meeting was attended by […]

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Nigerian man, Babatope Aderinoye sentenced to 34 years imprisonment in US for defrauding senior citizens and charities of millions

A Nigerian man, Babatope Joseph Aderinoye, 30, was sentenced to 34 years in federal prison in U.S.for violations related to a bank fraud and money laundering conspiracy. Aderinoye, aka Eja Nla, lived a glamorous life – travelling to exotic locations, snapping photos with VIPs – and flaunted them all on social media. However, behind his […]

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20 worshippers wounded as two suicide bombers target church in Indonesia on Palm Sunday

Two suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up outside a Catholic church in the Indonesian city of Makassar on Sunday, March 28, wounding about 20 people on the first day of the Easter Holy Week. National police spokesman Inspector General Argo Yuwono said at a press conference in Jakarta that the worshippers suffered from wounds around […]

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Oscars 2021: See the full list of nominees for the 93rd annual Academy Awards

The nomination list for the 93rd annual Academy Awards has been released. “Mank” leads the pack with the most nominations with 10. The film also garnered the most Golden Globes nominations last month but left that ceremony empty-handed. The film is competing for best picture alongside “The Father,” “Judas and the Black Messiah,” “Minari,” “Nomadland,” […]

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FG reacts to former militant leader, Asari Dokubo’s declaration of new Biafran government

The federal government has reacted to former militant leader, Asari Dokubo’s proclamation of a new Biafran government and declaration of himself as the government’s leader. LIB had reported that Dokubo in a statement released by his new government’s Head of Information and Communications Uche Mefor, named those who would serve as leaders of the Biafra […]

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Laura Ikeji-Kanu gets 30k pounds from her husband, Ogbonna Kanu, as she celebrates her birthday (photos

Fashion entrepreneur and author, Laura Ikeji-Kanu released hot new photos as she turned a year older today March 15. Posting the photos on social media, Laura revealed she received a whooping £30,000 from her hubby, Ogbonna Kanu, as her birthday present. ”Happy birthday to me. I woke to £30,000 (20m Nairaaaaaaaaa) from my darling husband, […]

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Suspected kidnap kingpin who escaped arrest in Oyo state after killing his victim apprehended in Ogun (photo)

A notorious kidnap kingpin, Usman Hassan, who escaped from Oyo State after killing one of his victims has been apprehended by operatives of Ogun State police command. A statement released by Abimbola Oyeyemi, the spokesperson of the state police command today March 15, said the suspect’s accomplices had earlier been arrested in Oyo State after […]

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Take a look at ‘Rick Ross’ newly purchased Florida mansion which he bought from ex-NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire for $3.5 Million (photos)

Rick Ross has purchased former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire’s mansion in Florida for $3.5 Million and he paid in cash. The Miami-born rapper and entrepreneur purchased the property, located west of Fort Lauderdale in Southwest Ranches, in an all-cash deal after just four days on the market. Stoudemire, who was born in Florida and played […]

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Meghan Markle’s Suits on-screen husband, Patrick Adams, blasts royal family and the British media as he defends the Duchess of Sussex

Meghan Markle’s Suits co-star, Patrick J. Adams has slammed the royal family and the British media for tormenting the Duchess of Sussex. In a series of tweets, Patrick J. Adams, who starred alongside Markle for several seasons on the legal drama Suits, defended the former actress from the new bullying allegations that have emerged against […]

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371 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

371 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Friday, March 5, 2021. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), Lagos recorded 101 new cases, the highest for the day. Other states with new cases include Rivers-54, Anambra-31, Ebonyi-23, Imo-23, Kwara-22, Kano-20, Taraba-17, Akwa Ibom-16, FCT-15, Abia-13, Kaduna-13, Osun-5, Edo-4, Oyo-4, Kebbi-3, […]

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Igbo presidency won’t solve Nigeria’s problems – Renowned economist, Alex Otti

Former Group Managing Director, Diamond Bank Plc and two-time governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Dr. Alex Otti, has opined that handing the Igbo Nigeria’s presidency would not solve the problem of Nigeria, as some fundamental structural problems must be handled for an egalitarian society to be institutionalised. The […]

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Kogi gov, Yahaya Bello becons ” I will not take Covid-19 vaccine”

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has said that he will not be taking the COVID19 vaccine. Nigeria on Friday, March 5, launched the COVID19 vaccination program after the Federal government received 3.92 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID19 Vaccines on Tuesday, March 2. Governor Bello who has never hidden his disbelief about the COVID19 […]

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Teacher sentenced to 3 strokes of cane and 18 months jail time for molesting 3 year old girl in packed classroom

A teacher will be caned three times and jailed for 18 months after he admitted to molesting a three-year-old girl at a learning centre in Singapore. The teacher, a British man known as Richard Christopher Monks, 29, was sentenced on Thursday, March 4 after he pleaded guilty to the charge of “outrage of modesty” in […]

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Verified “I got in!” DJ Cuppy films moment she informed her parents that she has been accepted into Oxford University for her Masters

Florence Otedola popularly known as DJ Cuppy has shared a lovely video of herself as she announced to her parents that she has been accepted into Oxford University for her Master’s programme. In the video, Cuppy announced to her parents, Femi Otedola and Nana, that she has been admitted into the prestigious university, and they […]

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17 year old explains why she set her boyfriend ablaze after misleading her into doing abortion

The 17-year-old girl, who burnt her boyfriend to death in Benue state, has narrated how the deceased allegedly made her abort three pregnancies and later started ‘misbehaving’ Recall that Chidinma Ikechukwu Omah, a patent medicine dealer, died last monday, after he was set ablaze by Alex Esther in Wadata suburb of Makurdi, the state capital. […]

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Nigerian Fashion Icon Dr. SodiQ Babatunde Rufai bags Nelson Mandela Leadership Award of Excellence & Integrity from Ecowas Youth Council

  Founder of Babatunde Rufai Foundation & CEO of WEAR IT ALL Luxury; Dr. Babatunde Rufai has promised to enroll and provide scholarship for school children across West African countries through his Babatunde Rufai Foundation. Dr. Babatunde Rufai made the pledge while receiving delegation of the ECOWAS Youth Council who conferred on him Distinguished African […]

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Mike Pence tells Trump he can’t decertify Biden’s win

US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday January 5, reportedly told President Donald Trump that he does not have the authority to decertify President-elect Joe Biden’s win when Congress meets to count electoral votes.   Pence finds himself in the most precarious position of his tenure as he prepares to preside over Wednesday’s congressional tally of Electoral […]

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Parents of students abducted in Katsina stage protest, demand quick rescue of their kids

Parents of the abducted students of the  Government Science Secondary School, Kankara in the Kankara Local Government Area of the state, staged a protest today Sunday, December 13 to call on the Federal government to promptly rescue their children.   Armed bandits stormed the school in the early hours of Saturday, December 12 and abducted […]

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Nigerian Government signs agreement to import fuel from Niger Republic

  The Nigerian government, through the ministry of petroleum resources, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of Niger Republic for the importation of petroleum products.   According to a statement released by the ministry of petroleum resources, Soraz Refinery in Zinder, Niger Republic, has an installed refining capacity of 20,000 barrels per […]

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Man allegedly hacks his two children to death in Niger State, claims it was an “act of God”

  The Niger State Police Command has arrested a man who allegedly hacked his two biological children to death and hid their corpses in the bush. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Waisu Abiodun, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Friday, November 20, said the suspect Abubakar Maidobo confessed to the heinous crime, claiming […]

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President Macron gives French Muslim leaders 15 days to accept Republican values

  President Emmanuel Macron of France has issued a 15-day ultimatum Muslim leaders in the country. Macron gave French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM) a 15-day ultimatum to accept “charter of republican values” which is part of a broad clampdown on radical Islam. He said the charter should include an affirmation of French values, a specification that […]

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FG begins registration of ASUU’s rival union

  Amid the ongoing 10-month old strike undertaken by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the federal government has commenced the process of registering a rival union. Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige disclosed this when the leadership of Congress of University Academics (CONUA) led by its National Coordinator, Niyi Sunmonu, paid him a courtesy […]

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Buhari is clearly helpless, insecurity is getting worse

  National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has raised an alarm of increased insecurity across the nation. Secondus in his speech at the party’s 90th national executive committee (NEC) meeting in Abuja on Thursday November 19, said the country’s current challenges is due to the “poor governance” of the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]

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